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14 terms
Ancient Egypt
Canopic jars -
Hieroglyphics -
Imhotep -
Mummy-
Special jars that held the organs of a mummy including the lu…
A type of writing used by the Ancient Egyptians that used a c…
The architect of the first Egyptian pyramid. He was also the…
A dead body that has been specially preserved using embalming…
Canopic jars -
Special jars that held the organs of a mummy including the lu…
Hieroglyphics -
A type of writing used by the Ancient Egyptians that used a c…
Ancient Egypt
delta
pharaoh
mummy
pyramids
fertile, flat land made of silt dropped by a river as it drai…
ruler of ancient Egypt
a specially treated body wrapped in cloth for preservation
tombs or burial places for the pharaohs
delta
fertile, flat land made of silt dropped by a river as it drai…
pharaoh
ruler of ancient Egypt
26 terms
Ancient Egypt
pharaoh
Nile River
sphinx
irrigation
A king of ancient Egypt, considered a god as well as a politi…
The river the Ancient Egyptians settled around. It flows sout…
Mythological creature thought to have the head of a pharaoh a…
A way of supplying water to an area of land
pharaoh
A king of ancient Egypt, considered a god as well as a politi…
Nile River
The river the Ancient Egyptians settled around. It flows sout…
19 terms
Ancient Egypt
Empire
Flood Plain
Irrigation
Monotheism
Many territories and people who are controlled by one governm…
low, flat land that is covered with water when streams and ri…
a way to water land... some used this to help stop flooding.
The belief in one God.
Empire
Many territories and people who are controlled by one governm…
Flood Plain
low, flat land that is covered with water when streams and ri…
39 terms
Ancient Egypt
Cataracts
delta
Menes
pharaoh
strong rapids
a triangled-shaped area of land made of soil deposited by a r…
1st pharaoh of Egypt
The title used by rulers of Egypt
Cataracts
strong rapids
delta
a triangled-shaped area of land made of soil deposited by a r…
Ancient Egypt
Nile River
Lower Egypt
Upper Egypt
Irrigation System
From central Africa to the Mediterranean Sea
located in the North
located in the South
canals built to bring water to the crops
Nile River
From central Africa to the Mediterranean Sea
Lower Egypt
located in the North
20 terms
Ancient Egypt
cataract
delta
linen
Hieroglyphics
high waterfall or rapids that are along the South Nile; make…
triangle-shaped deposit of rich soil near the river's mouth
fabric woven from fibers of the flax plant; lightweight and p…
the writing of the Egyptians uses hieroglyphs, or pictures th…
cataract
high waterfall or rapids that are along the South Nile; make…
delta
triangle-shaped deposit of rich soil near the river's mouth
Ancient Egypt
divine right
absolute power
afterlife
deity
belief that a ruler's authority comes directly from God
complete control over someone or something
life after death
a god
divine right
belief that a ruler's authority comes directly from God
absolute power
complete control over someone or something
23 terms
Ancient Egypt
silt
dynasty
pyramid
cataract
Rich, fertile soil left behind after the Nile River flooded.…
A series of rulers from a single family.
Huge, triangular shaped burial tombs for the Egyptian pharaoh…
A large waterfall which creates a natural barrier.
silt
Rich, fertile soil left behind after the Nile River flooded.…
dynasty
A series of rulers from a single family.
12 terms
Ancient Egypt
Hieroglyphics
Delta
Papyrus
Social Pyramid
Hieroglyphics
Delta
26 terms
Ancient Egypt
Cataract
Delta
Silt
Fertile
a waterfall
a spot near a river's mouth; water deposits fine soil
a fine soil that is good for growing crops
good for growing crops
Cataract
a waterfall
Delta
a spot near a river's mouth; water deposits fine soil
Ancient Egypt
Nile River
Lower Egypt
Upper Egypt
Irrigation System
From central Africa to the Mediterranean Sea
located in the North
located in the South
canals built to bring water to the crops
Nile River
From central Africa to the Mediterranean Sea
Lower Egypt
located in the North
14 terms
Ancient Egypt
divine right
absolute power
afterlife
deity
belief that a ruler's authority comes directly from God
complete control over someone or something
life after death
a god
divine right
belief that a ruler's authority comes directly from God
absolute power
complete control over someone or something
23 terms
Ancient Egypt
silt
dynasty
pyramid
cataract
Rich, fertile soil left behind after the Nile River flooded.…
A series of rulers from a single family.
Huge, triangular shaped burial tombs for the Egyptian pharaoh…
A large waterfall which creates a natural barrier.
silt
Rich, fertile soil left behind after the Nile River flooded.…
dynasty
A series of rulers from a single family.
19 terms
Ancient Egypt
Savanna
Delta
Cataracts
Nation-State
Grassy plain.
Low land formed at the mouth of some rivers by silt.
Series of rapids and waterfalls.
A region with a single government and a united group of people.
Savanna
Grassy plain.
Delta
Low land formed at the mouth of some rivers by silt.
21 terms
Ancient Egypt
delta
pharaoh
mummy
pyramids
fertile, flat land made of silt dropped by a river as it drai…
ruler of ancient Egypt
a specially treated body wrapped in cloth for preservation
tombs or burial places for the pharaohs
delta
fertile, flat land made of silt dropped by a river as it drai…
pharaoh
ruler of ancient Egypt
87 terms
Ancient Egypt
Cataract
Delta
Inundation
Pyramid
Rocky and shallow sections along the Nile River. There were 6…
The fertile region of Lower Egypt were the 12 tributaries of…
The annual flood of the Nile. This was hugely important to An…
The monumental structures built by the Old Kingdom Pharaohs.…
Cataract
Rocky and shallow sections along the Nile River. There were 6…
Delta
The fertile region of Lower Egypt were the 12 tributaries of…
15 terms
Ancient Egypt
silt
delta
afterlife
cataract
A mixture of rich soil and tiny rocks
A landform made of sediment that is deposited where a river f…
A life believed to follow death
A waterfall in which a large volume of water flows over a ste…
silt
A mixture of rich soil and tiny rocks
delta
A landform made of sediment that is deposited where a river f…
22 terms
Ancient Egypt
delta
pharaoh
mummy
pyramids
fertile, flat land made of silt dropped by a river as it drai…
ruler of ancient Egypt
a specially treated body wrapped in cloth for preservation
tombs or burial places for the pharaohs
delta
fertile, flat land made of silt dropped by a river as it drai…
pharaoh
ruler of ancient Egypt
12 terms
Ancient Egypt
Cataract
Delta
Papyrus
Hieroglyphics
Narrow cliffs and boulders in the Nile form WILD RAPIDS
Branches of a river that fan out over an area of fertile soil.
Reed plant that grows along the Nile River that was a useful…
Egyptian writing system made up of hundreds of picture symbols.
Cataract
Narrow cliffs and boulders in the Nile form WILD RAPIDS
Delta
Branches of a river that fan out over an area of fertile soil.
13 terms
Ancient Egypt
Cataract
Delta
Silt
Black Lands
A large waterfall
A triangular area of land formed from deposits at the mouth o…
Fine grained sediments carried by rivers. The Nile carries la…
Land close to the Nile River Delta covered each year with ric…
Cataract
A large waterfall
Delta
A triangular area of land formed from deposits at the mouth o…
Ancient Egypt
cataract
delta
dynasty
nobles
A long set of rapids or waterfalls on a river
A triangular area of land formed from silt deposits at the mo…
A sequence of powerful leaders in the same family
people from rich and powerful families
cataract
A long set of rapids or waterfalls on a river
delta
A triangular area of land formed from silt deposits at the mo…
23 terms
Ancient Egypt
silt
dynasty
pyramid
cataract
Rich, fertile soil left behind after the Nile River flooded.…
A series of rulers from a single family.
Huge, triangular shaped burial tombs for the Egyptian pharaoh…
A large waterfall which creates a natural barrier.
silt
Rich, fertile soil left behind after the Nile River flooded.…
dynasty
A series of rulers from a single family.
15 terms
Ancient Egypt
Nile River
pyramids
pharaohs
afterlife
The river that flows through Egypt; the longest river in the…
structures built in Ancient Egypt; Built by hand of large sto…
the kings of ancient Egypt
life after death
Nile River
The river that flows through Egypt; the longest river in the…
pyramids
structures built in Ancient Egypt; Built by hand of large sto…
31 terms
Ancient Egypt
Hatshepsut
cataract
delta
silt
She was a New Kingdom Pharaoh that took power when her husban…
rock filled rapids
A river delta is a land form that forms at the mouth of a riv…
A mixture of rich, fertile soil left behind by flooded rivers…
Hatshepsut
She was a New Kingdom Pharaoh that took power when her husban…
cataract
rock filled rapids
Ancient Egypt
Shaduf
What is the most important gift from t…
Who united the Egypt? What was the sym…
Pharaoh
a bucket on a rope that hangs from a frame on a pivot that he…
Rich black soil
King Menes, The double crown
The title of king in ancient Egypt
Shaduf
a bucket on a rope that hangs from a frame on a pivot that he…
What is the most important gift from t…
Rich black soil
28 terms
Ancient Egypt
unique
cataracts
delta
isolate
one of a kind; different from all others
a waterfall or rapids in a river
a fan-shaped area of silt near where a river flows into the sea
to separate from others
unique
one of a kind; different from all others
cataracts
a waterfall or rapids in a river
31 terms
Ancient Egypt
cataracts
hieroglyphics
Middle Kingdom
monotheism
waterfalls along the Nile River
a form of writing based on pictures
2000-1800 BCE- called the "Period of Reunification" after a t…
a belief in one god
cataracts
waterfalls along the Nile River
hieroglyphics
a form of writing based on pictures
Ancient Egypt
King Menes
King Khafre
King Khufu
Imhotep
first pharaoh
face on Sphinx
Great Pyramid at Gizah
built first pyramid
King Menes
first pharaoh
King Khafre
face on Sphinx
24 terms
Ancient Egypt
Delta
Lower Egypt
Upper Egypt
papyrus
a fan-shaped deposit that forms when a river flows into a qui…
on a map of Ancient Egypt this would have been located in the…
on a map of Ancient Egypt this would have been located in the…
Egyptian paper
Delta
a fan-shaped deposit that forms when a river flows into a qui…
Lower Egypt
on a map of Ancient Egypt this would have been located in the…
21 terms
Ancient Egypt
delta
pharaoh
mummy
pyramids
fertile, flat land made of silt dropped by a river as it drai…
ruler of ancient Egypt
a specially treated body wrapped in cloth for preservation
tombs or burial places for the pharaohs
delta
fertile, flat land made of silt dropped by a river as it drai…
pharaoh
ruler of ancient Egypt
12 terms
Ancient Egypt
pyramid
tribute
cataract
delta
Huge, triangular shaped burial tombs of Egyptian pharaohs bui…
a regular payment made to a powerful state or nation by a wea…
large waterfall
a landform made of sediment that is deposited where a river f…
pyramid
Huge, triangular shaped burial tombs of Egyptian pharaohs bui…
tribute
a regular payment made to a powerful state or nation by a wea…
40 terms
Ancient Egypt
Harvest
Inundation
Desertification
Emergence
middle of the winter, farmers picked their crops
late spring when floods began
Any change of fertile land into desert
late summer, when farmers plowed fields and planted crops
Harvest
middle of the winter, farmers picked their crops
Inundation
late spring when floods began
16 terms
Ancient Egypt
Egypt
Nile
cataracts
cataracts
warm, sunny climate in North Africa
longest river in the world
wild rapids
natural barrier from invaders
Egypt
warm, sunny climate in North Africa
Nile
longest river in the world
20 terms
Ancient Egypt
pharaoh
silt
dynasty
cataracts
a ruler of ancient Egypt
fine soil found on the banks of the Nile
a series of rulers from the same family
Rock-filled rapids on the Nile
pharaoh
a ruler of ancient Egypt
silt
fine soil found on the banks of the Nile
15 terms
Ancient Egypt
cataract
delta
shadoof
papyrus
dangerous, fast-moving waters
a fan-shaped area of marshy land at a river's mouth
a bucket attached to a long pole, used to move water for irri…
a reed plant that grows along the Nile River
cataract
dangerous, fast-moving waters
delta
a fan-shaped area of marshy land at a river's mouth
24 terms
Ancient Civilizations: Ancient Egypt
cataracts
delta
Menes
pharaoh
rapids that form on a river
triangle-shaped area of land made from soil deposited by a ri…
Egypt's first pharaoh, and founder (the one who started) the…
title used by the rulers of ancient Egypt; thought to be a go…
cataracts
rapids that form on a river
delta
triangle-shaped area of land made from soil deposited by a ri…
Ancient Egypt
Cataract
Delta
Pharaoh
Dynasty
wild rapids
an area of sediment soil or minerals
King of a united Egypt
line of rulers from the same family
Cataract
wild rapids
Delta
an area of sediment soil or minerals
6 terms
Ancient Egypt
mummy
tomb
pharaoh
preserved
momia
tumba
faraon
preservado
mummy
momia
tomb
tumba
Ancient Egypt
Hieroglyphics
Dynasty
Delta
Unify
A written system made up of a combination of pictures and sou…
A line of rulers from one family.
A fan-shaped area of silt near where a river flows into the s…
To unite or to bring together into one unit.
Hieroglyphics
A written system made up of a combination of pictures and sou…
Dynasty
A line of rulers from one family.
24 terms
Ancient Egypt
obelisk
hieroglyphic
delta
papyrus
a four- sided pillar with a top shaped like a pyramid
a picture or symbol representing a word, syllable or sound
land formed by mud and sand at the mouth of a river
a tall reed that grows in the Nile Valley, the center was use…
obelisk
a four- sided pillar with a top shaped like a pyramid
hieroglyphic
a picture or symbol representing a word, syllable or sound
37 terms
Ancient Egypt
Nile River
Nile Delta
Fertile
Mummification
The longest river in the world; the Ancient Egyptians depende…
The most fertile area of land in Egypt located end of the Nil…
Able to produce good crops
Process of preserving one's physical body so the soul can liv…
Nile River
The longest river in the world; the Ancient Egyptians depende…
Nile Delta
The most fertile area of land in Egypt located end of the Nil…
Ancient Egypt
cataract
delta
shadoof
papyrus
...
...
...
...
cataract
...
delta
...
Ancient Egypt
Delta
Silt
pyramid
Economy
a fan shaped are of silt near where a river flows into the sea
A mixture of soil and small rocks.
Great stone tomb built for an Egyptian pharoah
the way people use and manage resources
Delta
a fan shaped are of silt near where a river flows into the sea
Silt
A mixture of soil and small rocks.
20 terms
Unit 2 - Ancient Egypt
Nile River
Upper Egypt
Lower Egypt
Pharaoh
The longest river in the world that begins in central Africa,…
The southern region of Egypt.
The northern region located down-river.
The title used by the rulers of ancient Egypt.
Nile River
The longest river in the world that begins in central Africa,…
Upper Egypt
The southern region of Egypt.
25 terms
Ancient Egypt
The Nile River was so important to the…
The Nile River is the longest river in…
The Nile River floods every year. Thes…
Northern Egypt is called Lower Egypt b…
Fun fact
Fun fact
...
...
The Nile River was so important to the…
Fun fact
The Nile River is the longest river in…
Fun fact
35 terms
Ancient Egypt
Nile River
cataracts
Nile Delta
Sahara Desert
longest river in Egypt, flowing 4,000 miles north to the Medi…
wild rapids formed by narrow cliffs and boulders;... natural bar…
fan-shaped area of fertile soil as the Nile empties into the…
largest desert in the world, located west of the Nile River;…
Nile River
longest river in Egypt, flowing 4,000 miles north to the Medi…
cataracts
wild rapids formed by narrow cliffs and boulders;... natural bar…
24 terms
Ancient Egypt
cataracts
delta
Menes
Pharaoh
rapids along a river, such as those along the Nile in Egypt
A landform made of sediment that is deposited where a river f…
The king who unifed Egypt.
A ruler of ancient Egypt
cataracts
rapids along a river, such as those along the Nile in Egypt
delta
A landform made of sediment that is deposited where a river f…
24 terms
Ancient Egypt
obelisk
hieroglyphic
delta
papyrus
a four- sided pillar with a top shaped like a pyramid
a picture or symbol representing a word, syllable or sound
land formed by mud and sand at the mouth of a river
a tall reed that grows in the Nile Valley, the center was use…
obelisk
a four- sided pillar with a top shaped like a pyramid
hieroglyphic
a picture or symbol representing a word, syllable or sound
23 terms
Ancient Egypt
Things the Nile Provides
Akhet
Peret/Proyet
Shomo
Water, food, Papyrus, Fertile Soil, Mud
-Flooding Season... - Farmers went to work for Pharaoh
-Growing Season... - Planted and looked after animals
-Harvesting Season... -Religious Festivals held to thank Gods
Things the Nile Provides
Water, food, Papyrus, Fertile Soil, Mud
Akhet
-Flooding Season... - Farmers went to work for Pharaoh
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